Opinion

Renée Graham

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Here we are — again — embroiled in another pointless debate about who is and isn’t black enough.

JEFF JACOBY

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Benjamin Harrison had an illustrious family name and a gift for public speaking. He also had a personality problem.

Latest political news

Commenting on Mass. case, Justice Clarence Thomas calls for reconsideration of landmark libel ruling

Thomas commented as the Supreme Court declined to take up a Massachusetts lawsuit involving Bill Cosby.

Ground Game

In 2020, Bernie Sanders must win the N.H. primary. Elizabeth Warren stands in his way

US Senator Bernie Sanders enters the 2020 presidential race with political advantages that his rivals could only dream of having. But he also has one major obstacle.

Could Bernie Sanders lose in 2020 because of his success in 2016?

Unlike his insurgent 2016 campaign against front-runner Hillary Clinton, this time around the Vermont senator faces a diverse field in the Democratic primary.

Voters in N.H. thank Klobuchar for her composure during Kavanaugh hearings

In her first stop in the first-in-the-nation primary state, US Senator Amy Klobuchar spoke to a crowd of about 250 people in Goffstown.

US Senators Elizabeth Warren and Bernie Sanders will face the same “win or die” proposition in New Hampshire.

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Ground Game

In 2020, Bernie Sanders must win the N.H. primary. Elizabeth Warren stands in his way

US Senator Bernie Sanders enters the 2020 presidential race with political advantages that his rivals could only dream of having. But he also has one major obstacle.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/20/BostonGlobe.com/Politics/Images/AFP_1DL9W2.jpg Could Bernie Sanders lose in 2020 because of his success in 2016?

Unlike his insurgent 2016 campaign against front-runner Hillary Clinton, this time around the Vermont senator faces a diverse field in the Democratic primary.

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/15/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/KREITER02152019weld9.jpg Weld bashes Trump on ‘Morning Joe’ as he considers GOP primary challenge

The former Massachusetts governor was deeply critical of the president Tuesday in an interview on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe.”

//c.o0bg.com/rf/image_90x90/Boston/2011-2020/2019/02/18/BostonGlobe.com/Metro/Images/Rinaldi19rally07.jpg 16 states sue Trump over emergency declaration

A group of at least 16 states, including Maine and Connecticut, sued President Trump after his declaration of a national emergency over border security.

Senator Kamala Harris spoke with supporters Tuesday at Anselm College in Manchester, N.H., as she made her initial swing through the state this week. Senator Elizabeth Warren was in Harris’s backyard on Monday, speaking in Glendale, Calif.

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Kamala Harris, Elizabeth Warren sell differing messages in each other’s backyards

Do Democrats want a candidate who promises to put the nation back on track? Or a change agent who pushes radical reforms?

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Former President Obama has been counseling Democratic candidates on how to win the White House in 2020. But he has no plans to pick a favorite.

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The women of 2020 plan to embrace policies that affect mothers and working parents more broadly.